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Event Overview

Deepen your understanding of Gottman Method Couples Therapy and expand your strategies and interventions in your work with couples in Berkeley, California. Practice using Gottman Method interventions in group role-plays while receiving personal, supportive coaching from trainers.

For more information or to register, contact Cindy Hong at (510) 642-9037 or cindyhong@berkeley.edu or visit the registration site.

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Who Should Attend?

  • Mental health professionals
  • Allied professionals and clergy
  • Students and interns
  • Family clinic staff
  • Professors/teachers of couples therapy
  • Researchers in the social sciences
  • Employee assistance professionals

 

Training Objectives

 

  • View new demonstration films from John and Julie Gottman’s clinical office
  • Refine your clinical skills and expand your strategies and interventions in your work with couples
  • Learn to internalize and integrate the powerful, research-based Gottman Method assessment and intervention techniques
  • Gain insight as to when to use these methods and when couples therapy is contraindicated
  • Gain confidence in using the techniques

 

What Will You Learn?

 

  • Assess a couple’s Friendship Profile, Conflict Profile, and Shared Meaning Profile
  • Develop interventions that couples can use as antidotes to the Four Horsemen
  • Help couples to soothe physiological flooding
  • Apply six modes of changing the Attack/Defend System in a couple’s interactions
  • Assist couples in establishing dialogue about their gridlocked conflicts
  • Select and implement interventions to help couples deepen their Friendship System with rituals of connection
  • Select and implement interventions to help couples create a shared system of values and meaning
  • Identify and implement five different co-morbidities common to couples using Gottman Method assessments and interventions
2019-02-04T08:30:00-07:00 2019-02-06T17:00:00-07:00

Date:

Feb 4, 2019 to Feb 6, 2019

Time:

8:30 am to 5:00 pm

Location:

UC Berkeley Golden Bear Center 1995 University Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94794 United States

Venue:

UC Berkeley Golden Bear Center

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Presented By:

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Sinead Smyth
LMFT
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John Crossen
Ph.D.